Peter Gleysteen, Chief Executive Officer, CIFC ASSET MANAGEMENT

Peter Gleysteen

Chief Executive Officer

Prior to founding CIFC (which in April 2011 merged with Deerfield Capital Corp. and subsequently renamed CIFC Corp.), Mr. Gleysteen had a 25-year career at JPMorgan Chase and its banking and securities subsidiaries (and at its predecessor institutions, Chase Manhattan Corp. and Chemical Banking Corp., which are together referred to herein as "JPM"), where he co-founded and was the executive responsible for the global loan syndications business and the corporate loan portfolio. Mr. Gleysteen was a member of Chase Manhattan's Management and Credit Committees, and co-chair of the Investment Banking Division Balance Sheet Committee. Upon the combination of Chase Manhattan Corp. and JP Morgan & Co., Mr. Gleysteen served as Chief Credit Officer of JPMorgan Chase. Prior to joining what became the syndications group in Chemical Bank's Treasury Division (before its merger with Manufacturers Hanover Corp.), Mr. Gleysteen was a banker in the International Banking Division and then the Corporate Banking Division. Mr. Gleysteen joined Chemical Bank's Management & Credit Training Program in 1975. Mr. Gleysteen received a B.A. from Trinity College and an M.B.A. from The University of Chicago. Mr. Gleysteen is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a Trustee of the Mystic Seaport Museum